Ellie Brewer
Ellie Brewer
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr.
Hometown: McLean, Va.
High School: McLean
Major: Biochemistry

2018-19: Patriot League Academic Honor Roll... Competed in one regatta.

2017-18: Two-time Patriot League Boat of the Week (3/27 and 4/10)... Patriot League Academic Honor Roll... Competed in seven regattas... Was in the Varsity 8 that finished fifth in the Grand Final at the Patriot League Championship and in the #3 seat of the Varsity 8 that won the George Washington University Invitational.

2016-17: Patriot League Academic Honor Roll... Competed in seven regattas, all coming in the varsity 8 boat... Was the #7 seat for the V8 at the Head of the Charles on 10/23 that placed 15th of 39... Moved to the #1 seat for the rest of the season in the V8, winning the George Washington Invitational and placing third in the grand final at the Patriot League Championship. [SEASON RESULTS]

2015-16: Patriot League All-League second team … Patriot League Academic Honor Roll … competed in 12 races … sat in the four seat of the V8 in six races … contributed to the third-place finish of the V8 in the grand final of the Patriot League Championship (5/13) … helped the V8 place third in the petite final of the EAWRC Sprints (5/1). [SEASON RESULTS]

Off The Water at MIT: Majoring in biochemistry... Course 9 UROP working with mice to learn more about the Dorsal Raphe Nucleus... Earned a military scholarship for two years... Johnson and Johnson Scholar... Conducted neuroscience research in the Tye Lab on the relationship between social rank and the dorsal raphe dopamine system... Created a cirriculum and taught a chemistry class for high schoolers over the summer as a part of a STEM bootcamp for a program called BoSTEM... Received the Johnson and Johnson Scholarship... Team captain and Crisis Text Line Counselor.

High School: A 2015 graduate of McLean High School … two-time letterwinner in rowing … Atta-Buoy Award Junior year… 17th at CRASHBs (lightweight) … third at MidAtlantic Erg Sprints (lightweight) … fifth in the nation and fourth in the state (junior) … sixth in the nation, first at nationals, second in the state (senior) … also lettered in swimming … National Charity League (president for a year) … Sign Language Club … Sunday School Teacher … Tutor for math and science … valedictorian … Honor Roll (all As) all four years … AP Scholar with Distinction … over 4.0 distinction at graduation.

Club: Rowed with the Thompson Boat Center … eighth at club nationals.